Cello Sonata No.4

Ludwig van Beethoven

Cello Sonata No.4 in C major

Op. 102/1

About this work...

Beethoven's composition of sonatas for cello and piano was unprecedented; he had no models in the works of Haydn or Mozart. Only recently had the instrument begun to liberate itself from its role in the traditional basso continuo. Also, Beethoven was the first to completely write out the keyboard parts for large-scale ... read more